As a unit of the National Park Service there are several regulations regarding pets that are enforced within Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie National Historical Park.
Fort Sumter Visitor Center at Liberty Square (340 Concord Street, Charleston)
Fort Moultrie (1214 Middle Street, Sullivan's Island)
Pets must be restrained on a leash no longer than 6 feet long and may not be left unattended.
Weather at Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie National Historical Park is hot and humid during the summer. Please do not plan to leave your pets in vehicles during hot weather. The internal temperature of a vehicle can soar to dangerous levels in a manner of minutes.
Service animals, as defined by the ADA, are welcome to be at Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie National Historical Park.
Last updated: August 11, 2023